26th September 2018
Established 1872. Online since 1996.

Man airlifted to hospital after motorbike crash

A motorcyclist was rushed to hospital last night after a serious accident.

The incident happened on the B9076 north of Brae at Voxter between 5 and 6pm.

No other vehicle was involved in the crash.

The coastguard helicopter was called to assist the ambulance service.

The casualty was taken to the Clickimin Leisure Centre before being transferred by ambulance to the Gilbert Bain Hospital.

A condition up-date has not been made available.

The incident follows a fatal crash involving a motorcycle at East Burrafirth on Monday.

Your Comment

Please note, it is the policy of The Shetland Times to publish comments and letters from named individuals only. Both forename and surname are required.

Comments are moderated. Contributors must observe normal standards of decency and tolerance for the opinions of others.

The views expressed are those of contributors and not of The Shetland Times.

The Shetland Times reserves the right to decline or remove any contribution without notice or stating reason.

Comments are limited to 200 words but please email longer articles or letters to editorial@shetlandtimes.co.uk for consideration and include a daytime telephone number and your address. If emailing information in confidence please put "Not for publication" in both the subject line and at the top of the main message.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.